Yangon International Airport (YIA) has appointed José Angeja as COO.
In his new role, Angeja has been tasked to look at organisational and management efficiencies to ensure YIA sets the standard as a high-performance airport. He will oversee all aerodrome operations, safety management, terminal services, engineering and construction, long-term master planning and overall business development.
A veteran in airport operations, he brings with him extensive international and regional experience in civil aviation operations, management and aircraft accident investigation from other airports such as Airport of Brazil, São Paulo – Campinas and the Macau International Airport.
He has held a number of key senior roles in similar capacities spanning more than three decades, with extensive experience dealing with ICAO and IATA regulations.